History Characters / MyLifeAsATeenageRobot

18th Jan '17 8:37:08 AM annette12
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* FieryRedHead: He has dark red hair and is quick to leap before he looks.

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* FieryRedHead: FieryRedhead: He has dark red hair and is quick to leap before he looks.
18th Jan '17 8:32:22 AM annette12
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%%* ActionGirl

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%%* ActionGirl* ActionGirl: A ridiculously powerful crime-fighting robot.



%%* CuteBruiser

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%%* CuteBruiser* CuteBruiser: Built like a teenage girl and a super robot that regularly pummels monsters into the crowd.



* {{Demonization}}: {{Subverted}} InUniverse; Queen Vexus of Cluster Prime demonizes [=XJ9=], presenting her like an AlwaysChaoticEvil, [[BeautyEqualsGoodness horrible monster]] robot that wants to destroy her own kind in various propaganda videos showed to the robots. When [=XJ9=] accidentally goes to Cluster Prime, all the robots see her for the cute, normal, [[TheHero heroic robot who wants to help and protect others]]. [[spoiler: Even when someone recognizes her and the Robot police try to catch her, she is helped by her new friends. This leads to Queen Vexus’ downfall]].
** There is also the fact that the propaganda doesn't bother showing her true appearance, allowing Jenny to remain HiddenInPlainSight.

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* {{Demonization}}: {{Subverted}} InUniverse; Queen Vexus of Cluster Prime demonizes [=XJ9=], presenting her like an AlwaysChaoticEvil, [[BeautyEqualsGoodness horrible monster]] robot that wants to destroy her own kind in various propaganda videos showed to the robots. When [=XJ9=] accidentally goes to Cluster Prime, all the robots see her for the cute, normal, [[TheHero heroic robot who wants to help and protect others]]. [[spoiler: Even when someone recognizes her and the Robot police try to catch her, she is helped by her new friends. This leads to Queen Vexus’ downfall]].
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downfall]]. There is also the fact that the propaganda doesn't bother showing her true appearance, allowing Jenny to remain HiddenInPlainSight.HiddenInPlainSight.
* DitzyGenius: A highly advanced and intelligent combat android. But she's pretty clueless and naïve when it comes to mingling with non-robotic teens.



* HeldBackInSchool: Jenny is sent to kindergarten because she is technically only 5 years old.



* LightningBruiser: She possesses super strength and speed.



* RobotGirl: An American twist on the trope: Jenny is less interested in saving the world than hanging out with high school kids.



* InterspeciesRomance: Brad seems quite prone to this, considering his short relationship with Melody and his implied relationship with Misty.



* ActionMom: When in danger, she shows no reluctance in fighting.



* GadgeteerGenius: She's built [[DoAnythingRobot incredibly powerful]] RidiculouslyHumanRobots as well as other machines like a

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* GadgeteerGenius: She's built [[DoAnythingRobot incredibly powerful]] RidiculouslyHumanRobots as well as other machines like machines.
* GenkiGirl: She comes off as
a lively and exciteable woman.



%%* MotherlyScientist

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%%* MotherlyScientist* MotherlyScientist: Jenny calls her "mom".



* [[OlderThanTheyLook Older Than She Looks]]: She looks old enough to have grandchildren; she also has a de-aging machine which shaves decades off with each use. The casual air with which she mentions this implies it's been used many times.

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* [[OlderThanTheyLook Older Than She Looks]]: OlderThanTheyLook: She looks old enough to have grandchildren; she also has a de-aging machine which shaves decades off with each use. The casual air with which she mentions this implies it's been used many times.



* InterspeciesRomance: Sheldon's crush on Jenny



* GreenEyedMonster: Everyone word XJ-6 says is complaining about someone else, usually Jenny, getting more attention than her.
** Bonus points for her eye actually being green.

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* GreenEyedMonster: Everyone word XJ-6 says is complaining about someone else, usually Jenny, getting more attention than her.
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her. Bonus points for her eye actually being green.
7th Jan '17 4:52:41 AM Natasha_Chameli
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->Voiced by: Eartha Kitt, Creator/CreeSummer ("Around The World in 50 Pieces")

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->Voiced by: Eartha Kitt, Creator/CreeSummer ("Around The World in 50 80 Pieces")
19th Dec '16 12:53:50 PM Mr.French
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* {{Foil}}: To Jenny. While Jenny is super-powerful, but extremely self-conscious and [[IJustWantTobBeNormal just wants to be a normal teenager]], Brad is an ordinary guy who is extremely self-assured and [[IJustWantToBeSpecial desperately wants to be anything but normal]].
* IJustWantToBeSpecial: To contrast him with Jenny's desire to be a normal teenager, Brad wishes he was a superhero like Jenny.

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* {{Foil}}: To Jenny. While Jenny is super-powerful, but extremely self-conscious and [[IJustWantTobBeNormal just wants to [[IJustWantToBeNormal would rather be a normal teenager]], Brad is an ordinary guy who is extremely self-assured and [[IJustWantToBeSpecial desperately wants to be anything but normal]].
a normal teenager]].
* IJustWantToBeSpecial: To In contrast him with to Jenny's desire to be a normal teenager, teen, Brad wishes that he was could be a superhero like Jenny.super hero, which causes him to tag along to help her fight evil frequently.
* TheLoad: Particularly in earlier episodes, he tends to only get in the way or get captured when he tries to help Jenny out. Pretty much averted later on, as he pulls his weight much more consistently.
* MuggleBestFriend: He's an ordinary human who is best friends with a super-fighting robot.


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* UnfazedEveryman: Generally handles supernatural encounters with a combination of neutrality and enthusiasm.
19th Dec '16 12:45:41 PM Mr.French
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* ActionSurvivor: He's a completely normal human, but he manages to help Jenny take on intergalactic threats regularly, and even sometimes joins her on the frontlines.

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* ActionSurvivor: He's a completely normal human, but he manages to help Jenny take on intergalactic threats regularly, and even sometimes joins her on the frontlines.front lines.



* ChickMagnet: While Brad's game with ''human'' girls is pretty dire, he seems to have no problem attracting the attention of aliens and robots. [[UnwantedHarem Pretty much none]] [[AbhorrentAdmirer of it is wanted]].



* TheFace: While he's nowhere near as popular as he thinks he is, Brad is quite charismatic, and is able to function in social situations where [[NoSocialSkills Jenny]] can't.



* FieryRedHead: He has dark red hair and is quick to leap before he looks.
* {{Foil}}: To Jenny. While Jenny is super-powerful, but extremely self-conscious and [[IJustWantTobBeNormal just wants to be a normal teenager]], Brad is an ordinary guy who is extremely self-assured and [[IJustWantToBeSpecial desperately wants to be anything but normal]].



* SmallNameBigEgo: Brad thinks of himself as a cool, charismatic social butterfly as well as an accomplished adventurer. In reality, he's a clumsy, unpopular teen who thinks too highly of himself.



* WeirdnessMagnet: The supernatural and the extraterrestrial seem to be naturally drawn towards him.



* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunnette: Tiff, which contrasts with her PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy-style speech.



* TheFashionista: Both of them have impeccable dress sense, and are always seen wearing a new trendy outfit whenever they appear.



* TheMeanBrit: Brit has [[IAmVeryBritish the accent]] and the attitude, though one wonders if she's actually British [[{{Fauxreigner}} or not]].

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* TheMeanBrit: LeanAndMean: Brit is both tall and incredibly skinny. She is also generally portrayed as the leader of the two. In comparison, Britt is noticeably short and curvy.
* MeanBrit:
Brit has [[IAmVeryBritish the accent]] and the attitude, though one wonders if she's actually British [[{{Fauxreigner}} or not]].not]].
* MeaningfulName: Brit speaks with a British accent, and a "tiff" is a kind of petty squabble, which the two frequently instigate.
* PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy: Tiff is very pale-skinned, but speaks almost exclusively in slang. This is made even more noticeable when opposite Brit, who speaks with a refined British accent.
* RedOniBlueOni: Brit is more soft-spoken, cold and manipulative while Tiff is more loud, brash and aggressive.



* StreetSmart: Tiff is very much this (more so than her cousin).
19th Dec '16 12:14:43 PM Mr.French
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* ActionSurvivor: He's a completely normal human, but he manages to help Jenny take on intergalactic threats regularly, and even sometimes joins her on the frontlines.
* {{Adorkable}}: Considers himself to be smooth and charismatic, but is really just an awkward, lovable teen.
* AnimeHair: He has three large spikes in his hair.
* BadassNormal: No super powers to speak of, but still occasionally manages to be useful in battle.



%%* DistressedDude: Well, he ''is'' a NonActionGuy.

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%%* * DistressedDude: Well, he ''is'' a NonActionGuy.His gung-ho attitude frequently results in him needing to be rescued.
* FearlessFool: Tends to leap headfirst into action despite almost always being way out of his depth.


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* TookALevelInBadass: After training in the Skyway Patrol, he becomes more consistently reliable during action sequences.
16th Dec '16 7:23:21 AM ectostar
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* {{Jetpack}}: Not so much as one as a flying robot, as she has rockets as part of her body.

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* {{Jetpack}}: JetPack: Not so much as one as a flying robot, as she has rockets as part of her body.
2nd Dec '16 4:07:49 PM ectostar
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* MagicalGirlfriend: The components of the fantasy are all there: Sheldon, the {{Nerd}} LoserProtagonist, falls in love with the SuperHeroine {{Fembot}} who saves him from bullies, and becomes her DoggedNiceGuy. Too bad she's not interested (although WordOfGod says that she ''would'' have become his girlfriend if the series had continued).

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* MagicalGirlfriend: The components of the fantasy are all there: there; Sheldon, the {{Nerd}} LoserProtagonist, falls in love with the SuperHeroine {{Fembot}} who saves him from bullies, and becomes her DoggedNiceGuy. Too bad she's not interested (although WordOfGod says that she ''would'' have become his girlfriend if the series had continued).
2nd Dec '16 4:07:00 PM ectostar
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* MagicalGirlfriend: The components of the fantasy are all there: Sheldon, the {{Nerd}} LoserProtagonist, falls in love with the SuperHeroine {{Fembot}} who saves him from bullies, and becomes her DoggedNiceGuy. Too bad she's not interested (although WordOfGod says that she ''would'' have become his girlfriend if the series had continued).



* MeaningfulRename: Calling herself "Jenny" reflects her desire to be seen as a teenager rather than a machine.

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* MeaningfulRename: Calling herself "Jenny" reflects her desire to be seen as a teenager rather than a machine. Nora usually calls her XJ-9, except during heartfelt moments.



%%* MeddlingParents

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%%* MeddlingParents MeddlingParent
2nd Dec '16 3:54:48 PM ectostar
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* [[spoiler:RobotGirl: As revealed at the end of her first appearance, but Brad would only learn about it in her next one.l]]

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* [[spoiler:RobotGirl: As RobotGirl: [[spoiler:As revealed at the end of her first appearance, but Brad would only learn about it in her next one.l]]
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